- Local Guide
Ralph J. Strunk, 82, of Sidney, died at 3:45 p.m. Monday, May 6, 2013, at St. Ritaâ€™s Medical Center in Lima.
He was born Jan. 15, 1931, in Blair Mountain, W. Va., the son of the late Margaret (Garland) and Lewis Strunk. On Oct. 22, 1952, he married Bertha June Hilliard, who died April 6, 2005.
Surviving are a son, Allen R. (Tina) Strunk, of Wapakoneta.
Funeral services will begin aat 10 a.m. Friday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home in Cridersville, with the Rev. Tony Klopenstein officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Point Cemetery in Pasco, near Sidney; where military rites will be observed.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Auglaize County Humane Society.
Condolences may be shared at BayliffAndSon.com.